Competitions

Bowring Open 2019 Report

Scott Harries made it three Bowring Open triumphs in seven year as he beat Dave King in the final 19 after surviving an almighty scare. He was 14-5 up before Dave got back to 18 and 19 across. Scott had beaten former Newport team mate Sam Millward in the Semi Finals 17, while Dave had ended the great run of …

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Bowring Open Preview

The Bowring Open takes place today with 64 players looking to take the trophy home. Former winners Scott Harries and Pete Farmer are in the field, along with current holder Leighton Roberts. Other top competition winners like Mike Beer, Pete Grimston, Stu Rutter, Sam Millward, Dave Rhodes Kiah Roberts and Tony Rhodes are in the line up, but there are …

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Good luck to our hopefuls at the Champion of Champions!

We have three players in the BCGBA Champion of Champions from Shropshire. Former winner Callum Wraight is first on and has recent Autumn Waterloo Champion Paul Dale first game. Spencer Clarke also took part last season and will look to use that experience when taking on Mark Hughes, while Jamie King has previous winning experience on here when he won …

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SJB Mixed Doubles 2019 Report

Jamie King and Sally Clee of Wrockwardine Wood won the 2019 Dennis Lewis Mixed Doubles after beating St Georges' Pete Grimston and Sonya Lucas 19 in the final. They had defeated Mark & Emma Shore in the Semi Final 7 while Pete and Sonya got past Shane Day and Aly Evans 16. Thank you to Taj Mahal for sponsoring the …

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Kingy wins Midland Masters!

Jamie King won the 2019 Midland Masters to take the trophy and with it a place in the Champion of Champions. He beat Wrockwardine Wood team mate and good friend Stuart Rutter in the final 11 after leading 15-7 on Prees. In the Semi Finals he beat Stuart Perry 14, making the most of an 8-3 and 13-7 lead, while …

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Dennis Lewis Open 2019 Report

Callum Wraight won the Dennis Lewis Open for the first time after beating last year's winner Shane Day 21-7 in the final. He hadn't had it his own way for the day though, coming back from 6-2 down in the final over the middle of the green. It was the 1st round that he had his biggest scare, being 15-5 …

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Midland Masters Preview

The 2019 Midland Masters is being held at Prees Bowling Club as 10 of our players look to make green advantage count. Pete Farmer has won our Merit on these greens and has Phil Owen first game. Gary Beff has done well in competitions this season, and the North Shropshire qualifier has Darren Clews first up. Wayne Rogers is a …

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St Georges win KGJ Insurance County Cup

St Georges won their 13th KGJ Insurance County Cup in a thriller with Meole Brace. They won by just 6 chalks with it going down to the last game between Paul Beer and Tim Jordan. Tim had battled back from 12-7 down to get back level and then lead 18-17, and needed to run out to win the game. But …

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